abas-USA and Pickert & Partner GmbH recently announced a new partnership, which will integrate the Pickert RQM quality management system (QMS) with abas ERP. The integration of these enterprise systems aims to support quality standards through most production-related processes across the entire value chain from the enterprise resource planning (ERP) system to machine controls.
and specifications. As an example, abas has seen requirements for ISO9001:2008, ISO TS 16949:2002, QS 9000, VDA 6.1, VDA 6.4, FDA 21 CFR 11, EN 29001, 9342 EWG, ISO 13485, EN 9001 Aerospace Series, and AQAP 2110. Each of these elaborate standards has specific reporting requirements, data collection devices (e.g., machine readers, calibration devices, spectrometers, and chemical analysis readers), etc. I am not sure whether any ERP vendor can maintain these standards and, more importantly, keep up with